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Civil Engineering (with Integrated Foundation Year) BEng (Hons)

City, University of London

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

The Foundation course provides a pathway to BEng and MEng degree courses in Civil Engineering.

Who is it for?

If you wish to study Civil Engineering at City, University of London, but do not satisfy the entry requirements, the Civil Engineering Foundation course can be the first of a four year BEng (or five year MEng) degree.

Objectives

The emphasis in the Foundation course is on developing your study skills and ability in mathematics and mechanics.

The course also suits mature applicants who need to update their technical knowledge and study skills.

Teaching and learning

As a Foundation course student, you will take most of your classes at Westminster Kingsway College. Some laboratory classes are taken at City, University of London. A key element of the course is the tutorial support provided and the emphasis on the development of study skills. This makes the course suitable for mature students who lack formal qualifications or who are returning to study after some years. There is some flexibility to change to a different engineering course after the foundation year, subject to the agreement of the course director concerned.

You may use the study and social facilities at both City, University of London and Westminster Kingsway College. Assessment is by a combination of formal examinations and coursework.

Career prospects

Further study

Students who successfully complete the Foundation course may progress onto the following programmes at City:

  • BEng Civil Engineering
  • MEng Civil Engineering.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 11,180per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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A level : CCC

CCC to include A level Mathematics at grade C or AS level Mathematics at grade AA level General Studies, Critical Thinking and Citizenship are not accepted

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University information

City, University of London

  • University League Table

    57th

  • Campus address

    City, University of London, Northampton Square, City of London, EC1V 0HB, England

City is one of the most international UK universities. Students are from over 160 countries, creating a diverse, cosmopolitan university community.
City's supportive alumni network stretches across the globe. They help those thinking of moving to London and organise in-country events after graduation.
City's international student advice team give guidance on the application process, answers questions on visa and immigration issues and check visa documents.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    46th out of 57

  • Entry standards

    / Max 241
    121 54%

    42nd

    4
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    80 80%

    47th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.76 75%

    55th

    15

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